John Singer Sargent - The Daughters of Edward Darley Boit by Irina John Singer Sargent (1856–1925) was an American artist, considered the “leading portrait painter of his generation” for his evocations of Edwardian era luxury.
Victorians might be remembered for their straight-laced way of life, but these portraits prove there were many men who were unafraid to push the boundaries. The provocative series of black-and-white 19th-century images show men posing in intimate positions. Show More Summary
history-of-fashion: 1570-1578 Giovanni Batista Moroni - Portrait of a Woman with a Fan
The testimony of former Pennsylvania State Treasurer Rob McCord is painting a stark portrait of how political, and official, business gets done in a state without campaign finance limits and … Click to Continue »
Harriet Riddell travels the world creating stitched tapestries from life with her pedal-powered sewing machine.
John Lavery - The red fan by Irina Sir John Lavery RA (20 March 1856 – 10 January 1941) was an Irish painter best known for his portraits and wartime depictions.
Tiziano Vecellio - Portrait of a Man in Armor by Irina Tiziano Vecellio (ca. 1488–1576), known in English as Titian, was an Italian painter, the most important member of the 16th-century Venetian school. He was born in Pieve di Cadore, near Belluno.
A post shared by Photographing Afro Caribbeans (@afrosinsanjuan) on Sep 13, 2016 at 3:47pm PDT When Valerie Moreno moved to Puerto Rico four years ago to be with her husband, the Canadian photographer was surprised to find an incredible...Show More Summary
The ninth season of RuPaul’s Drag Race is premiering tonight and Paper magazine has released some amazing portraits of the 13 contestants who want to be crowned the ultimate Queen! RuPaul won the Emmy Award for Outstanding Host for a Reality or Reality-Competition Program last year, so there’s definitely a lot of excitement heading into [...]
Because King Kendrick is back, check out today's mid-day links: Migos on Fallon, Pizzagate 'publicity whore,' movie trailer sounds, Patton Oswalt does Huckabee jokes, nature is evil, crowdsourced portrait of NYC, and puppy love Great Dane. Show More Summary
Sade Adu is a Nigerian-born English singer-songwriter, composer, and record producer. And, most recently, Sade seems to be Drake’s newest obsession (see tattooed portrait). Here are five things you didn’t know about the soulful singer. Drake adds another tattoo while on tour. Show More Summary
A sobering portrait of less-educated middle-age white Americans emerged Thursday with new research showing them dying disproportionately from what one expert calls "deaths of despair" — suicides, drug overdoses and alcohol-related diseases. The new paper by two Princeton University economists,...
Thomas DuVal asks: any tips for getting realistic skin tones with watercolor? I'm having a hard time with my portraits looking lifeless, or like dolls. Thanks! Tom Lovell, oil Thomas, here's what one of my heroes, Tom Lovell, said I when asked him the same question (about oil): "Keep in mind that flesh tones are essentially quite neutral. Show More Summary
The cellist made a surprise visit to the Neue Galerie where he performed three minutes of Swiss composer Ernest Bloch’s ‘Prayer,’ from Jewish Life No. 1 (1924) in front of Gustav Klimt’s portrait “Adele Bloch-Bauer I.” ? This impromptu moment, conceived by Mr. Ma, was inspired after watching the scene in the historical drama “Woman in […]
Water droplets can be a great photographic subject. Sometimes, it feels like you can see a whole new universe inside of them. Serbian photographer Dusan Stojancevic recently used droplet photography to create something unique – portraits of people. Show More Summary
A crowdsourced portrait of New York City at its noisy, gentrified, garbage-strewn best.
Cosplayers have learned how to market themselves on social media, how to fund their art with print sales and crowdfunding, and now they're mastering the art of the superheroic self portrait. But, much like the characters they portray,...Show More Summary
Chefs who only serve raw and organic ingredients in their restaurants go out of their way to advertise that fact, turning their fresh food philosophy into a branding element. They call their eatery something cute like "Organically Yours",...Show More Summary
Perfect Edition: - the game - Deluxe box - Complete CD (2 CDs) - Special Artbook (100 pages) - DLC Pack (including original character portraits) - SD Characters DLC Pack (early purchase bonus, also available with the regular edition) - SD character portraits have been designed by CHANxCO
It's become so commonplace for our so-called president to blatantly lie about things that are easily checked and debunked that it's hard to label it "shocking" any more. But nonetheless, it really ought to be shocking that the leader...Show More Summary